DIY Cloth Wipes

Mothers are always looking for great ways to save money and do things themselves. While some baby things can last for quite awhile, baby wipes seem to disappear in a heartbeat. They are so expensive and even when you buy a big canister of them you can’t be sure they will retain their moisture if the … [Read more...]

Holiday Gift Ideas For Homesteading Family & Friends

Find the perfect thing for the homesteader in your life from the lists of holiday gift ideas below. Sometimes you just need a little help in finding that certain something for that certain someone in your life. The lists below contains many useful items that would be appreciated and used throughout … [Read more...]

Outdoor Playsets For Kids DIY Projects

Outdoor playsets are an integral part of childhood and can often create some of the best memories in youth. With that in mind, this tutorial offers you several great suggestions (with links to more detailed instructions) that will introduce you to twelve innovative projects that will bring a smile … [Read more...]

Peppermint Uses | Activities For Kids To Learn About The Mint Family

Here is a fun fact regarding the peppermint family and peppermint uses. The peppermint family included many commonly found aromatic plants like basil, rosemary, sage, savory, marjoram, oregano, hyssop, thyme, lavender and perilla! Who knew? Ok, perhaps you already knew but you are sure to discover … [Read more...]

Painted Rock Pumpkins – Fall Kids Pumpkin Craft Ideas

Here is a super inexpensive and fun idea for fall decorations. Let's face it, your supplies are cheap because the main one is rocks! There's no end to the playful shapes and sizes of 'pumpkins' you can make. Just add paint and brushes and you will have a table full of creative rock pumpkins in no … [Read more...]

26 Ways To Preserve Your Kid’s Memories Forever

If a traditional scrapbook isn't crafty enough for you, consider these super creative ideas for preserving your kid's memories forever. These are useful and decorative crafts that you will want to display around the home or give to your children when they leave the nest. Plus, they are totally fun … [Read more...]

How To Build A Geodesic Dome For $300

Geodesic domes are highly desirable because they are lightweight yet surprisingly strong and resistant to wind and weather. In this great example, you can assemble your own geodesic dome in less than 3 hours. It's fun as it till remind you of playing with Tinker Toys or an Erector Set and you'll … [Read more...]

How To Make Invisible Ink

And you thought invisible ink was only in books or movies! Here is a terrific project for the kids to work on and the results are amazing. Imagine their surprise when this ink disappears right before their eyes. It's easy to make and the kids will have tons of fun with it. Check out the details … [Read more...]

How To Make Homemade Pedialyte

Pedialyte is useful when the kids get upset tummies because it replenishes important electrolytes. Electrolytes help our cells absorb and retain fluid, which is good…see how it all ties in here? But, many folks complain that Pedialyte doesn’t taste good and that it's expensive. Check out this … [Read more...]

How To Build A Milk Jug Igloo

Don't you just love creative innovation? Repurposing a bunch of plastic milk jugs into a kids' igloo is a fun and awesome project for your classroom or in the kids' playroom. Get creative with different colors and shapes and watch your kids amazement when they crawl inside! See photos and … [Read more...]